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Morrigan – The Ancient Irish Trinity Goddess

The Morrigan, also called Mórrígan or Morrígu, is one of the most unique and complex deities of Irish mythology. She’s depicted as a strong, mysterious and ...

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Four Leaf Clover Symbolism and Good Luck Meaning

The four-leaf clover is a universally recognized symbol for good luck. Nowadays, it’s mostly associated with St. Patrick’s Day celebrations and Elon Musk’s ...

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Danu: The Mother Goddess at the Heart of Celtic Mythology

In Celtic mythology, the goddess Danu, also known as Anu or Dana, is the ancient mother of all gods and of the Celtic people. She was thought to be both the ...

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Aengus – Irish God of Love and Poetry

Every ancient religion has a god of love. The Celtic god Aengus is that for the people of Ireland. He doesn’t shoot people with arrows of love but, instead, ...

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Macha: Celtic Goddess of Power, Fertility, and War

In ancient Ireland, there was a goddess revered by women warriors, feared by men, and known to everyone in all the land. She is called Macha, a deity that ...

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Irish Goddess Brigid – Origins, History and Significance

Brigid is an Irish goddess of spring, renewal, fertility, poetry, battle, and crafts. She’s often visualized with rays of light shooting from her head. ...

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Celtic Cross – History and Symbolism

The Celtic cross is one of the most well-known Irish symbols and is commonly found in graveyards, public monuments, artwork, and fashion. While its origins ...

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The Merrow – Irish Mermaids or Something More?

The merrow legends in Irish mythology are unique yet surprisingly familiar. These gorgeous sea-dwellers resemble the mermaids of Greek mythology and yet ...

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